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    Anastasia Olga (Olnancy) Tzirides (she/her/hers)

    Program of Study, Research Interests, & Advisor

    Anastasia-Olga (Olnancy) Tzirides is a Ph.D. candidate in the Learning Design and Leadership Program at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign.

    Her research interests include emerging digital technologies, online education, as well as language and culture learning. Her dissertation research project focuses on exploring the potential of using digital technologies and Artificial Intelligence combined with a multimodal and translanguaging approach to language learning.

    Advisor: Dr. Mary Kalantzis.

    Expected Year of Graduation: 2022

    Professional & Educational Background

    • Ph.D. Candidate, Education Policy, Organization & Leadership in Learning Design and Leadership, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
    • M.A., Multicultural and Multilingual Education, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece & Le Mans Université, France
    • B.A., Elementary Education, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece

    LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/in/anastasia-olga-olnancy-tzirides

    Website: http://aotzirides.web.illinois.edu/